High School Sports

  • BHS bound for state 5A soccer playoffs

    AURORA -- Brighton High School's soccer team advanced to the state 5A playoffs.

    The Bulldogs drew the 28th seed in the field and will travel to Mountain Vista, the fifth seed in the draw, for a first-round match Thursday, Oct. 23. Game time is 4:30 p.m. at Mountain Vista.

    BHS is 8-6, 6-3 in the Eastern Metro Athletic Conference. Mountain Vista is 10-3-2, 8-2 in the Continental League.

    The winner gets either Broomfield or Lakewood in the second round Oct. 29.

    More details in Wednesday's Brighton Standard Blade.

  • Football: Prairie View wins conference title in last 40 seconds

    DENVER -- Quarterback Ben Meraz scored the winning touchdown with 38 seconds left to give Prairie View a come-from-behind, 42-38 win over Denver East Friday night at All-City Stadium.

  • Softball: Columbine ousts Brighton in first round

    AURORA -- Brighton's trip to the state tournament lasted one game.

  • Postseason tennis awards to come
  • Brighton athletic schedule Oct. 20

    Here is today's Brighton area prep sports schedule:

    Volleyball: University @ Brighton, 5:30 p.m.

  • BHS scoreboard


    Brighton stopped Aurora Central 25-7, 25-9, 25-17 in Brighton Oct. 13. Shaylee Befus had 11 kills to pace the Bulldogs' offense. Kendra Swackenberg was next with four. and she added five aces. Erika White had two blocks.

    BHS also beat Hinkley 25-12, 25-13, 25-15 Oct. 14 on Brighton's floor. White and Tori Ratliff had  six kills. Sarah Shivley added four. Maddie Cloutier had three aces.


    Adams City shut out Brighton 2-nil in Commerce City Oct. 14.

  • Prairie View scoreboard


    Prairie View turned back Gateway 25-12, 25-13, 25-18 on the ThunderHawks' floor Oct. 14.

    Lexi Kite led the offense with 12 kills. Lauren Gonzales had five, while Serena Bruin and Kelsie Antcliff had four. Macy Thomas led the serving stats with five aces. Bruin had three blocks to lead the effort at the net.

  • Eagle Ridge scoreboard


    Eagle Ridge rolled to a 25-6, 25-7, 25-6 over William Smith High School Oct. 14 in Brighton.


    Roosevelt beat Eagle Ridge 9-2 at Donelson Park Oct. 14. Astwin Tavazon had three goals for the Roughriders.

    No stats were available for the Warriors.

    Heritage Christian scored all its goals in the first half and beat ERA 7-3 in Fort Collins Oct. 16. Caden Bush had two goals for Heritage Christian. No stats were available for the Warriors.

  • BHS athletic schedules


    Rocky Mountain 7 p.m. Aug. 29

    @Mountain Vista 7 p.m. Sept. 5

    (at Shea Stadium)

    Northglenn 7 p.m. Sept. 12

    @Denver East 7 p.m. Sept. 19

    (at All City Stadium)

  • PVHS athletic schedules


    @Horizon 7 p.m. Aug. 29

    Mountain Range 7 p.m. Sept. 5

    Montbello 1 p.m. Sept. 13

    @Evie Dennis Sports Complex